Board of Advisors

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Small Business Board of Advisors

What Every Small Business Should Know

A useful compendium of advice from New Business Minnesota’s Small Business Board of Advisors. Click on each topic to learn more.

Office Space

Lori Spiess, VirtualOffiCenters

IT Services

Ben Lavine, TCS Services

Business Law

Kimberly M. Hanlon

Merchant Services

Tom Van Delist, Heartland Merchant Services


Sharol Lehnertz, TLC Financial Inc.

Financial Planning

Melissa Villella, Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co.


Deb Weingarth, ADT Security Services


Bernie Schwab, Spruce Valley Payroll & Services

Business Lending

Maddie Larson, Connect2Capital

Marketing Strategy

Ricardo Ortizcazarin, Cazarin Interactive

Outsourced HR / Benefits

Russ Simatic, G&A Partners

Pricing Strategies

Esra Kucukciftci, Pricing Innovations